ARTICLES RELATING TO EMPOWERMENT

She’s learned how to cope and thrive in tough times, now Tshepiso Phosa is helping other women deal with pain

2019-07-18 17:56

She has a life that many of her peers would be envious of, but Tshepiso Phosa says none of it could protect her when it was her turn to go through hardship.

Zimbabwean humanitarian Tererai Trent will be honoured with a life-size statue in New York

2019-05-13 18:38

This woman from the dusty streets of Zvipani village in Zimbabwe was married off as a young girl and had to bury her dreams in a can, but now those dreams have come true.

This woman dressed her husband in a burqa on a date night to make a witty statement about gender roles

2019-04-12 17:52

She may have just crushed gender stereotypes, patriarchy and misogyny in one Twitter post.

A mother and daughter co-piloted this flight together and the pics from the plane are going viral

2019-03-25 15:11

This is what we call squad goals and girl power on full display.

Women who no longer shave are ditching the body hair stigma follicle by follicle and we're here for it

2018-12-12 11:46

Women are rejecting the decades old pressure imposed on them to be silky, hairless human beings.

Girl teens feel more empowered than ever, but they also feel equally objectified

2018-09-18 17:01

We're celebrating, but disheartened too.

Sasol announces R1.3bn cash bonanza for Inzalo shareholders

2018-09-11 11:28

Sasol has announced a cash windfall of R1.3bn for its Inzalo BEE shareholders to be paid out on September 17.

Join these women-led business organisations to help you build your own company

2018-08-20 14:07

It's time to update your network and share your success with other women, if you haven't already.

A tax on eggs just jumped by 50% – but producers say you probably won't pay more

2018-08-01 12:54

A previously voluntary levy for marketing and empowerment paid by some egg producers has been increased and made mandatory, but the SA Poultry Association doesn't think consumers will notice any change.

‘Just dump the charter’

2018-07-01 06:02

The Mining Charter should get scrapped altogether, says one of South Africa’s foremost empowerment researchers and advocates.

 

Serena Williams reveals the meaning behind her Off-White French Open outfit

2019-05-28 11:46

Serena Williams reflects on a first round win that saw her recover from a poor first set and the meaning behind her empowering "queen" attire.

Netflix is hiring a team of women to work on an African teenage girl’s superhero animated series

2019-04-17 16:55

Black power puff girls from Wakanda, we are here for this!

Watch Kelly Rowland, Tina Knowles and Halle Berry dance for this celebrity women empowerment challenge we'd love to get involved in

2019-03-29 16:09

Celebrities are busting out moves and singing along to women empowerment songs to close off Women's History Month with a bang.

Business Leadership's Mohale: If SA messes up again, we will just be 'another failed African country'

2019-03-02 10:26

In war, when soldiers invaded an island, they used to burn their ships to make sure they have no other options, says the CEO of Business Leadership SA.

15 Oprah Winfrey quotes and anecdotes from her #IsithunzisaBafazi speech

2018-11-30 19:50

The Isithunzi saBafazi event, organised by the Graca Machel Trust, was an afternoon of inspiration — one that celebrated the 5th anniversary of Tata Madiba's passing and sought to restore women's dignity.

Caster Semenya's viral Nike ad gives us goosebumps and reminded us of these other tearjerkers featuring groundbreaking female moments

2018-09-11 14:19

These soul-stirring ad campaigns show us exactly how many stereotypes we still need to break through on a daily basis.

Commission plans to intervene in Sasol strike - Solidarity

2018-09-07 20:49

The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration wants to assist in defusing the strike launched by trade union Solidarity at Sasol, over its empowerment share scheme.

Prejudice is the real enemy of our women

2018-08-12 06:00

The prodigal daughter. That is unthinkable in current society. The Bible tells the story of the prodigal son who took his share of the estate and left home. He was welcomed back with open arms when he returned and celebrated by killing a fattened cal

Solidarity gearing up for strike over Sasol’s empowerment scheme

2018-07-04 17:31

Trade union Solidarity says it may strike against Sasol over a B-BBEE scheme the union says is not inclusive of white employees.

Mantashe: New Mining Charter to drive transformation, reduce risk

2018-06-18 22:12

Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe says the latest version of the Mining Charter will empower mineworkers and mining communities while shielding companies.

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